Climate in Eastern Zambia

Average daytime and nighttime temperatures

All climatic diagrams on this site result from the collected data from three measuring weather stations in Eastern Zambia.
Weather stations at an altitude above 1400m have not been included.
All data correspond to the average monthly values of the last 20 years.

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Eastern Zambia is one of the warmest region in Zambia with an average daily high temperature of 32 degrees centigrade. It is yearlong warm or hot. Days with heavy rain and large amounts of precipitation are in October.
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Rainy days per monthRainy days per month in Eastern Zambia
A rainy day is a day on which at least an amount of 0.1 mm precipitation (=0.1 liter) per square meter falls. This can be rain, snow, hail or even dew. So it does not have to rain the whole day. With 18 rainy days, January offers the most number of rainy days, and in September the least.
Precipitation in mm/dayPrecipitation in Eastern Zambia
The amount of precipitation is measured in millimeters per square meter. Thus, at two mm/day, two liters of water fall on one square meter within 24 hours. With only 0.0 mm, the least rain falls in September. October, on the other hand, has the most rain.
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Map of Eastern Zambia

Most important cities in the region »Eastern Zambia«

The region has a west-east extension of about 200 km and over 340 km from north to south.

CityPopulationGeo position
Chipata455,78313° 37' 60"S32° 38' 60"E
Petauke19,29614° 14' 34"S31° 19' 31"E
Lundazi11,63512° 17' 35"S33° 10' 42"E
Chama4,06111° 12' 47"S33° 9' 8"E
Chadiza3,69014° 4' 4"S32° 26' 21"E

Data basis: German Weather Service, individual values averaged and supplemented by own elements. Data on cities and inhabitants:, United Nations Statistics Division and own research.
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